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Cecilie Aslaksen
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Cecilie Aslaksen is a mom of 3 children with special needs. She helps help moms of children with special needs who are exhausted and desperately need room to breathe. I help them find time to recharge and handle the daily struggles without compromising their child’s care. Mind coach for moms

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Stop Squeezeing Your Child Into The Mold

(0) Comments | Posted April 12, 2016 | 5:34 PM

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Do you feel like you're incapable of parenting your child?

At some point or another, every parent becomes doubtful about their parenting.

Will your child become healthy and educated, will your child get a job, will your child experiment with narcotics? Will...

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It's Never Too Late To Ask Once Again

(0) Comments | Posted March 24, 2016 | 12:10 PM

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If you have a child with autism, you'd understand the headline instantly.

Your daily routine isn't about getting up, get dressed, eat breakfast, brush your teeth and be on your way to school or job.

That's for everyone else.

For a mom...

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3 Tips To Handle Meltdowns or Tantrums

(0) Comments | Posted March 18, 2016 | 2:45 AM

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You know those happy times when your autistic child get a meltdown? Or when you "normal" child get a tantrum from another planet?

And all you want to do is dig a hole in the ground and secretly escape through a tunnel...

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3 Things You Forget to be Grateful For

(0) Comments | Posted October 21, 2015 | 9:28 AM

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There's a lot of talk about being grateful. How you need to appreciate what you've got, and don't look at others in envy.

And when you come up with things to be grateful for, you probably mentioned your kids, your partner, your family,...

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What I, Leann Rimes and Johnny Depp Have in Common

(2) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 3:17 PM

What do little me have in common with a whole bunch of celebrities? Well, let me tell you a little bit about me, and then I'll give you the answer.

Obviously we're all humans. And humans have their gains and their losses. Where these famous people have to stand in...

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3 Tips on That 5 Figure Launch

(0) Comments | Posted May 5, 2015 | 8:18 AM

Every business want that illusive 5 figure launch when they're launching a new product or service.

However, to achieve 5 figures in just a day or two seems within the realms of fantasy to some businesses, and this is their short fall.

If you're launching a product at...

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Love Begets Love

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 11:48 AM

We all know it, but sometimes it's really hard to live by those words. Like when you're standing in the middle of a breakup, it doesn't need to be an ugly one, but still it's hard to look at the situation with love.

At least this is how I feel...

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3 Simple Things To Implement Now To Become A Superior Mom

(0) Comments | Posted September 2, 2014 | 12:47 PM

The magazines we read, the blog posts we read, the talk we talk with friends and colleagues all comes down to one thing -- show off.

We're supposed to handle every challenge during the day, and then some more. We're supposed to make all meals from scratch, spend a...

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The Breakup We Never Talk About

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 7:06 AM

We cannot choose our parents ourselves, and lets face it, they really can't choose us either. Or at least not our personality.

Some people should not have had children at all, that's quite clear, while others who never have children might have become the world's best parents.

Some...

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Why I Embrace Anxiety

(0) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 1:43 PM

Back in 2008, I hit rock bottom mentally. I was totally exhausted after my kids got diagnosed, and all of a sudden became "special needy" children, like as if they had changed from one day to another. There were actually family members that said that this changed happened, not me,...

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Some Call Me Selfish

(0) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 7:11 AM

When people think about abundance and how they might create it in their own lives, they often think abundance is about money. I know I did. As of that, I can see why others might think I'm being selfish.

After all, I do have a job, a car, a house,...

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